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Venetian Marina has a large collection of narrow boats for sale on the UK canal network, their marina is in Nantwich Cheshire. Full brokerage and cash offers available on all new and used canal boats and narrowboats. Call today for more information 01270 528251. Contact Phil on
Barge brokers in France. Contact Graham Wharmby. Specialist Barge Brokers in London. Journal of the Dutch Barge Association, articles and advice, sales of books on barges with particular reference to the Barge Buyers Handbook. Essential reading for the first time buyers. Moorings and licences, boat safety scheme. Advice on living afloat. The certifying authority of which we are members. Code of Practice for Barge Brokers and Boat Buyers Guide (sponsored by the RYA, BMF and ABYA). Learned Society Special Interest Small Ships Group. Publishes 'Survey Notes and Practice' (obtainable as a download) and sponsors the 'Small Ships Surveyors Course' at Plymouth University. Historical and Topical Articles on sailing barge history in and about on the East Coast and in the Thames Estuary. Specialist Small Ship,Barge, and general Canal Craft Insurance Brokers. Contact Chris Collidge. All matters legal to do with vessel purchases, sales, litigation, and ownership. Based in London. Contact Hannah Cash. Moorings and wharf operations in Brentford next to MSO Marine. Barge repairs, docking, and new builds. Our local ship yard in Brentford, West London.

Concourse winning barge. Built at MSO Marine with BMS associates oversight.